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This month in UNRIC’s newsletter

Plastic waste is the main theme of the month. The Icelandic tourist industry promotes Iceland as a "natural" and "pure" destination. But French photographer Julien Joly encountered an unexpected sight when he visited the remote beaches of Hornstrandir - namely plastic. Lots of plastic. It has long been a widespread... Read more

Paradise lost to plastic?

Paradise lost to plastic?

Hornstrandir, the northwestern most part of Iceland has been abandoned for over a century, when the las... Read more

There is no “away” for plastic

There is no “away” for plastic

For a long time, many people thought that marine litter consists of a few pieces of rubbish scattered a... Read more

A creative campaign to clean the oceans

A creative campaign to clean the oceans

What would you name the vortex of rubbish in the Pacific Ocean, also called the 8th continent? And did ... Read more

YOU and the EU vs the plastic bag

YOU and the EU vs the plastic bag

What the EU is doing and how you can helpEU could radically reduce its use of disposable plastic carrie... Read more

Interview of the month: Bo Shack, UNHCR

Interview of the month: Bo Shack, UNHCR

Mr Bo Shack is currently serving as the UNHCR representative in Afghanistan. Despite nearly 30 years in... Read more

UNRIC Library Newsletter - August 2007 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter - August 2007
New information material
New titles
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NEW TITLES
added to the library collection in August 2007


I   General Information and Reference

Index to Proceedings of the Security Council: Sixtieth year – 2006.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xxvi, 311 p. (ST/LIB/SER.B/S.43)
Sales No. E.07.I.13. ISBN 978-92-1-101151-7.

Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement: Rapport 2007.
Nations Unies. New York. 2007. 36 p.
Sales No. E.07.I.15. ISBN 978-92-1-101153-1.
Online version: http://www.un.org/french/millenniumgoals/docs/mdg_2007.pdf

UN Chronicle. Volume XLIV, Number 2, June 2007. 79 p.
“Green Our World!”
Online version: http://www.un.org/Pubs/chronicle/2007/issue2/0207cont.htm 


II.D   Trade, Finance and Commerce

Étude sur les Transports Maritimes, 2006 : Rapport du secrétariat de la CNUCED.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2006. xiv, 159 p.  (UNCTAD/RMT/2006)
Sales No. F.06.II.D.7. ISBN 978-92-1-212330-1.

The Least Developed Countries Report 2007: Knowledge, Technological Learning and Innovation for Development.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xv, 189 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007)
Sales No. E.07.II.D.8. ISBN 978-92-1-112717-1.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2007_en.pdf

The Least Developed Countries Report 2007: Overview by the Secretary-General of UNCTAD.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. 32 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2007overview_en.pdf

Los países menos adelantados informe de 2007: Panorama general por el Secretario General de la UNCTAD.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York y Ginebra. 2007. 42 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/sp/docs/ldc2007overview_sp.pdf

Rapport 2007 sur les pays les moins avancés: Aperçu général par le Secrétaire général de la CNUCED.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. 40 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/fr/docs/ldc2007overview_fr.pdf

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement, 2006: Partenariat mondial et politiques nationales de développement.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2006. xxii, 241 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2006)
Sales No. F.06.II.D.6. ISBN 978-92-1-212329-5.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/fr/docs/tdr2006_fr.pdf

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2006-07 / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED 2006-07.
United Nations / Nations Unies. New York and Geneva / New York et Genève. 2007. xxviii, 472 p. plus CD-ROM. (TD/STAT.31)
Sales No. E/F.07.II.D.2. ISBN 978-92-1-012063-0.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Webflyer.asp?intItemID=1397&docID=8612


II.E   Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS): Second revised edition.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 20057. vi, 555 p. (ST/SG/AC.10/30/Rev.2)
Sales No. E.07.II.E.5. ISBN 978-92-1-116957-7.

Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH): Deuxième edition révisée.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. vi, 589 p. (ST/SG/AC.10/30/Rev.2)
Sales No. F.07.II.E.5. ISBN 978-92-1-216492-2.


III.D   United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Informe Anual del PNUMA, 2006.
Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente. Nairobi. 2007. 87 p.
ISBN 978-92-807-2801-9.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/annualreport/UNEP_AR_2006_Spanish.pdf

PNUE 2006 Rapport Annuel.
Programme de Nations Unies pour l’environnement. Nairobi. 2007. 88 p.
ISBN 978-92-807-2801-9.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/annualreport/UNEP_AR_2006_French.pdf


IV   Social Questions

Review of National Action Plans on Youth Employment: Putting Commitment into Action.
United Nations. New York. 2007. iii, 58 p. (ST/ESA/311)
Sales No. E.07.IV.5. ISBN 978-92-1-130260-8.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/poverty/documents/National.Action.Plans.2007.pdf


V   International Law

United Nations Juridical Yearbook 2004.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xxv, 444 p. (ST/LEG/SER.C/42)
Sales No. E.07.V.1. ISBN 978-92-1-133767-9.


XI   Narcotic Drugs (including United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime - UNODC)

2007 World Drug Report.
Vienna. UN Office on Drugs and Crime. 2007. 274 p.
Sales No. E.07.XI.5. ISBN 978-92-1-148222-5.
Online version: http://www.unodc.org/unodc/world_drug_report.html


XIII   Demography

World Abortion Policies 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2007. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/264)
Sales No. E.07.XIII.6. ISBN 978-92-1-151433-9.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/
2007_Abortion_Policies_Chart/2007AbortionPolicies_wallchart.htm



XIV   Human Rights (including Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - OHCHR)

Legislative History of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: Volume I.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. lii, 493 p. + CD-ROM. (HR/PUB/07/1)
Sales No. E.07.XIV.3. ISBN 978-92-1-154177-9.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/english/about/publications/docs/history_crc1.pdf

Legislative History of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: Volume II.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xix, p. 497-937 (HR/PUB/07/1)
Sales No. E.07.XIV.3. ISBN 978-92-1-154177-9.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/english/about/publications/docs/history_crc2.pdf


XVII   International Statistics

2004 Industrial Commodity Statistics Yearbook: Production Statistics (1995-2004) / Annuaire de statistiques industrielles par produit: Statistiques de production (1995-2004).
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xviii, 308 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.P/44)
Sales No. B.06.XVII.14. ISBN 978-92-1-061226-5.

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1029, Vol. LXI, No. 3, March / Edition no. 1029, Vol. LXI, no. 3, mars.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xii, 279 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/411)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1030, Vol. LXI, No. 4, April / Edition no. 1030, Vol. LXI, no. 4, avril.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xii, 277 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/412)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1031, Vol. LXI, No. 5, May / Edition no. 1031, Vol. LXI, no. 5, mai.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xii, 287 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/413)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1032, Vol. LXI, No. 6, June / Edition no. 1032, Vol. LXI, no. 6, juin.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xii, 279 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/414)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

 




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